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Senna-Lax (Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.)

Available Formats

Dosage Form Package Information Links
TABLET 30 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE (68788-9685-3) Label Information
TABLET 100 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE (68788-9685-1) Label Information

Complete Senna-Lax Information

  • ACTIVE INGREDIENTS (IN EACH TABLET)

    Sennosides 8.6 mg


  • PURPOSE

    Laxative


  • USES

    • for relief of occasional constipation and irregularity
    • this product produces a bowel movement in 6 to 12 hours

  • WARNINGS

    Do not use

    laxative products when abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting are present unless directed by a doctor

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    noticed a sudden change in bowel habits that persists over a period of 2 weeks

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist if you are

    taking a prescription drug. Laxatives may affect how other drugs work. Take this product 2 or more hours before or after other drugs.

    When using this product

    do not use for longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

    Stop use and ask a doctor

    rectal bleeding or failure to have a bowel movement occur after use of a laxative. These could be signs of a serious condition.

    If pregnant or breast-feeding

    ask a health professional before use.

    Keep Out of Reach of Children.

    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


  • DIRECTIONS

    • Take preferably at bedtime or as directed by doctor
    • If you do not have a comfortable bowel movement by the second day, increase dose by 1 tablet (do not exceed maximum dosage) or decrease dose until you are comfortable
     Age  Starting dosage  Maximum dosage
     Adults and children over 12 years  2 tablets once a day  4 tablets twice a day
     children 6 to under 12 years  1 tablet once a day  2 tablets twice a day

      children 2 to under 6 years

     1/2 tablet once a day

     1 tablet twice a day

     children under 2 years

     consult a doctor

     


  • OTHER INFORMATION

    each tablet contains: calcium 50 mg
    • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)

    You may report serious side effects to: 1-888-952-0050.


  • INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

    colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, dibasic calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose


  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

    Senna-Lax

    Senna Lax

    Repackaged By: Preferred Pharmaceuticals Inc.

     
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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    SENNA-LAX 
    sennosides tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:68788-9685(NDC:0603-0282)
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    SENNOSIDES A AND B (UNII: 1B5FPI42EN) (SENNOSIDES A AND B - UNII:1B5FPI42EN) SENNOSIDES A AND B 8.6 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    DIBASIC CALCIUM PHOSPHATE DIHYDRATE (UNII: O7TSZ97GEP)  
    LACTOSE, UNSPECIFIED FORM (UNII: J2B2A4N98G)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    TARTARIC ACID (UNII: W4888I119H)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color BROWN Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 3mm
    Flavor Imprint Code AZ217
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:68788-9685-3 30 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 03/28/2013
    2 NDC:68788-9685-1 100 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 03/28/2013
    3 NDC:68788-9685-6 60 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 10/04/2016
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph not final part334 03/28/2013
    Labeler - Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (791119022)
    Registrant - Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (791119022)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 791119022 REPACK(68788-9685)